This military action cause Vietnam to become a French colony.
Vietnamese freedom fighter Ho Chi Minh, resists the Japanese. However, the Japanese control the country until their defeat in 1945.
Viet Minh want inderpendence for the Vietnamese people as they fight the French
The Geneva accord states that the goverment election should be held in 1956 but the goverment was scared that Ho Chi Minh will win
The North Vietnamese forces want to make all of vietnam a communist group.
Government begins a new policy of encouraging foreign investment called Doi Moi The growth of industries and tourism helps the country enconomy strengthen.